1697       

8th. July Thursday
Dame Jane Meriel Mosley died 8th July. She was one of the founders of Nonconformity in Manchester, and left £50 for the poor of Cross Street Chapel. She was the daughter of Mr. Richard Saltonstall, of Huntwick, and married Edward Mosley, who was knighted in 1689, and died in 1695. Her father and mother were resident in Manchester, and are buried at Didsbury. (Bakerís Memorials, p. 64.)(7)

1697
The Nonconformist Chapel, Blackley, was built.(7)